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3% of global arms bill can wipe off food crisis

More than 850 million hungry people around the globe can enjoy a better life if the world sets aside less than three per cent of what it spends on the purchase of arms every year, for the......

At BRICS summit, PM Modi talks tough on terrorism

Pitching for 'zero tolerance" against terrorism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told leaders of the five-nation grouping BRICS that the "choices" they make now will shape the future of the......

PM Singh for more cooperation to counter terror in South and East Asia

Leaders from the seven-nation Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation on Tuesday vowed to jointly combat the growing threat of terrorism, transnational crimes......

PM on Modi: I take my opponents very seriously

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday disagreed with those in the Congress who were dismissive of the challenge posed by Narendra Modi but asserted that the party would approach the 2014 Lok......

Hope soars: An expedition for Uttarakhand

Hope soars: An expedition for Uttarakhand'The Climb for a Cause’ expedition to Mt Rudugaira in Gangotri glacier by Summiting4Hope, an initiative started to rehabilitate the people of......

In pictures: Copenhagen climate summit

Hectic parleys are already on in Copenhagen in a bid to ensure that the climate change summit is a success and the world agrees to take concrete steps to resolve the vexed issue of emission cuts......

G8 leaders urged not to forget the poor

Ahead of the G-8 summit in Italy, the World Food Programmeand the Food and Agricultural Organisationhas urged leaders of the top eight richest countries of the world not to forget the poor as they......

Food crisis: UN promises quick action

Expressing concern over increasing food insecurity across the world, UN chief Ban Ki-moon has said the international task force that he has set up on global crisis will be "moving a full speed"......

India to be world's top food producer

Once a food deficit economy, India is poised to become the leading food nation of the world, thanks to a number of governmental initiatives and investment opportunities across various areas of......

IES winds up on a positive note

India will go beyond being a services hub to become the food factory of the world, and the industry must come together on this front. This is the message with which Tarun Das, chief mentor,......

Ranbir throws a party for his filmi friends

Since parents Rishi and Neetu Kapoor are out of town, visiting daughter Ridhima in Delhi, Ranbir Kapoor saw the opportune moment and called his friends from the film industry over for a party at......

Kate Winslet recreates the Madonna look

Get your lowdown on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Kate Winslet looks like Madonna in a new French cosmetics ad. The Oscar winner is the face of Lancome, and stars in the......

Jennifer Aniston to go topless again!

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! After agreeing to go topless in a raunchy film, Horrible Bosses that will also star actor Colin Farrell, Jennifer......

The Bollywood Tweet Diary

A quick update on what the stars are saying in 140 characters. Sanjay Dutt is the new man in Twitter world. And you can make out that this one is seriously a must read for the guys. Six out......

Most memorable horror sequels

Horror movies are hard to make, and even harder to follow through. Over the years, horror sequels have almost always been disappointments. Which is why the scariest thing about Ram Gopal Varma's......

BCCI's itinerary is inhuman: Akram

In the wake of Gautam Gambhir's injury controversy, former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram termed the itinerary chalked out by Board of Control for Cricket in India for Team India as "inhuman".......

Not thinking much about 50th Test ton: Tendulkar

Despite standing on the threshold of history, champion batsman Sachin Tendulkar is unfazed by the media attention and anticipation around his 50th Test century. "I believe it is destiny. When it......

Images: Joyous Serbs win first Davis Cup title

Serbia celebrated their first Davis Cup title after Viktor Troicki thrashed France's Michael Llodra to secure a memorable 3-2 victory inside a rocking Belgrade Arena on Sunday. Chants of "Viktor"......

Harbhajan slams maiden Test ton, match ends in a draw

India found an unlikely batting hero in tailender Harbhajan Singh who produced a match-saving maiden Test century to steer his team to safety alongwith VVS Laxman as the first cricket Test against......

Westwood begins life as top dog in the supermarket

Rather than pacing his living room nervously waiting to see if he was going to knock Tiger Woods off the top of the world rankings, Lee Westwood opted for a shopping trip to buy rubber gloves and......

  People speak for world food summit

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Q. We have so many great days,Can't we have a day assigned as HUNGER FREE DAY when at least for that day all the peoples of the world will have both the meals?
:  A. The theme of this years World Food day is united against hunger.World Food Day is celebrated every year around the world on 16 October in honor of...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/we-have-so-many-great-dayscant-we-have-a-day-assigned-as-hun//answers/17624110

Santiranjan Pal
Q. The Cultivation of food grains is year by year is in decreasing will it affect to future economy?
Santiranjan Pal:  A. Though the climate change has begun to create problems for food production all over the world, but the developing countries, especially of South...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-cultivation-of-food-grains-is-year-by-year-is-in-decreas/17624041/answers/16756214

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Q. 22. Which of the following pair is not correct ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::\ \\a) World Conference against Racism Durbanb) World Summit for Sustainable Development Johannesburgc) World Food Summit Havana d) World Education Forum Dakar
Vijayasundarr Vijayasundarr:  A. World Food Summit Havana more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/22.-which-of-the-following-pair-is-not-correct--a-world-conf/16756081/answers/12937074

jameel ahmed
Q. What is bio diversity treaty
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Eleven European countries, Egypt and the European Community - as Member Organization - have have ratified the International Treaty on Plant Genetic...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-bio-diversity-treaty/12898352/answers/278656

  Web results for World Food Summit
Kerry Meets Jaitley, Discusses WTO Impasse

US Secretary of State John Kerry today met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and discussed India's stance on the ongoing WTO's Trade Facilitation... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/Kerry-Meets-Jaitley-Discusses-WTO-Impasse/852431
Partners in a Shared Future

African Press Organization 2014-07-31 WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Remarks by National Security Advisor Susan E.... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryAPO.php?storyid=7819
Advaita Kala on unsung heroes of the hills

When Deepak Adhikari began as a journalist in Nepal, the country was still coming to terms with being a democracy. It had only been a few years... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/himalaya-treking-heroes-sherpas-nepal/1/374873.html
India-US strategic dialogue on Thursday

India and the US are ready with a list of items as they sit face-to-face for the fifth annual strategic dialogue on Thursday, to also pave the way... ...

http://www.smartinvestor.in/market/Econnews-256446-Econnewsdet-India_US_strategic_dialogue_on_Thursday.htm
Liberia shuts schools as Ebola spreads, Peace Corps leaves three countries

By David Lewis and Emma Farge DAKAR (Reuters) - Liberia will close schools and consider quarantining some communities, it said on Wednesday,... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/07/31/us-health-ebola-idINKBN0FZ2P120140731?feedType=RSS&feedName=health

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